Cows look different in Scotland.
You don't see things like this everyday...at least not in the town square.
But why? Most Americans have no idea that Cinco de Mayo celebrates the ill equipped Mexican victory over the French army in Puebla on May 5, 1862. The US was mired in another war at that time and most Americans' grasp of other countries histories is pretty minimal. Despite a modern-day reputation for debauchery, Cinco … Continue reading Celebrating Cinco de Mayo
I don't know why I'm fascinated with sheep; I mean they're everywhere, but sure enough, if I'm out and about and see sheep, I'm going to get a photo of them. Sheep in Wales aren't too different than sheep anywhere else. They are often found in the higher, more mountainous regions instead of hanging out … Continue reading Sunday Snap: Welsh Sheep
Tomorrow is the city of Rome's 2770 th birthday. So Buon Compleanno Roma. And many more. Unpacking is never ending. I was recently going through some of my boxes, and found photos and other mementos of my trip to Rome [and Italy] over 10! years ago. Time flies when you're busy traveling the world, writing … Continue reading 2770 and still going strong
While out and about in London, I had fish and chips. [Predictable, I know...hanging head in shame...I'll do better, I promise]